Monthly Archives: January 2018

Working with tens of thousands of features in GeoPlanner for ArcGIS

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Applying GIS tools to urban planning projects sometimes entails working with tens of thousands of features. Determining the number of bus stops in a city, houses in a town, or streets in a county are a few examples. GeoPlanner for … Continue reading

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ArcGIS for Developers: Improved ArcGIS REST API Documentation


As part of the continued improvement experience when accessing developer documentation, we have migrated the ArcGIS REST API documentation from the ArcGIS Resources site to its new home on the ArcGIS for Developers site. New Search, Organization and Updates The new design highlights search, a logical reorganization of … Continue reading

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What’s New with Feature Services in 10.6

Sample Utility Network

Hello! I’m Sarah, a product engineer working on feature services at Esri. There are many updates to feature services in the 10.6 release, which came out this week. The points below provide a general overview of the recent additions and … Continue reading

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What’s New with ArcGIS Solutions (January 2018)


During the January 2018 ArcGIS Solutions Release 3 Utility Network Industry Configurations and 3 new Solution Products were added to ArcGIS.  Additionally, 22 Solution Products were updated and 2 Solution Products changed lifecycle phase. ArcGIS Solutions are industry specific app … Continue reading

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What’s New in the ArcGIS Pro SDK 2.1


ArcGIS Pro 2.1 is now available, and included are many new updates to the ArcGIS Pro SDK.  Information on installing the SDK can be found in this ProGuide. Update highlights include: API enhancements Annotation – Create and edit annotation features … Continue reading

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Creating dials and gauges using layered symbols and rotation


The basics of symbol rotation were covered in a previous post that focused on using rotated symbols to display compass direction, such as the direction a vehicle is traveling, a camera is pointing, or the wind is blowing. In addition to … Continue reading

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What’s new in ArcGIS Enterprise 10.6: Analysis tools

A custom web tool in ArcGIS Enterprise

ArcGIS Enterprise 10.6 was released yesterday, January 17! Alongside many other enhancements, this release brings new features and functionality to the product to expand your analytical workflows. In today’s blog, we’ll focus on five new analytical features now available in … Continue reading

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What’s New for Spatial Analyst in ArcGIS Pro 2.1 and ArcMap 10.6.

SA Extension

The latest version of ArcGIS is now available!  If you use the Spatial Analyst extension for performing raster analysis, read on for more details on the improvements to the capabilities and performance that have been made.

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Interpolation in the presence of barriers


For the Spline with Barriers interpolation tool, the enhancements that were made when the tool was implemented in ArcGIS Pro 2.0 are now also available in ArcGIS 10.6. Let’s have a look at the history of this tool, and some … Continue reading

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ArcGIS Pro 2.1 Has Been Released!


ArcGIS Pro 2.1, Esri’s flagship 64-bit desktop GIS, has been released and is available. Now is the perfect time to migrate to ArcGIS Pro. ArcGIS Pro 2.1 is a big release that brings a slew of new features and functionality. … Continue reading

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